Indians Acquire Right-Handed Reliever Oliver Drake From Brewers

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The Cleveland Indians have acquired right-handed reliever Oliver Drake from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for cash considerations, multiple sources reported on Saturday.

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Drake has appeared in eleven games this season for the Brewers, throwing in 12.2 innings. He has a a 1-0 record in relief as well as a 6.39 ERA. Drake also features a strikeout/walk ratio of 15/8.

The acquisition of Drake comes at a dire time, as the Cleveland bullpen has been spent over the last week.